Upcoming Events

    Wednesday, October 29
    Gifted & Talented
    The enrollment period for the Gifted & Talented test is from October 8th to November 7th 2014. If you want your child tested for the G & T program for grades K thru 2 you must fill out the form from the booklets and bring it in by November 7th, 2014.  You can also fill out the form online and view the booklet on the following link:
    Please note:  you are not guaranteed a seat in your current or zoned school.
    Thursday, October 30
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    BROOKLYN, NY 11228
    Friday, October 31
    Come join us for a day of fun Halloween Activities hosted by PS 176 PTA. Please Volunteer some time it will be greatly appreciated!
    Parade will begin between 12:30 PM & 12:45 PM
    Schedule for grades is:
    Kindergarten 8:30-9:00 AM
    2nd Grade 9:15-9:45 AM
    1st Grade 10:00-1030 AM
    3rd Grade 10:45-11:15 AM
    4th & 5th Graders will come out between 12:30 & 12:45 PM
    Saturday, November 1
    Breakfast Menu
    You can view the planned school lunch menu by clicking on the link.
    Please allow for changes and substitutions. http://www.schoolfoodnyc.org/public/PDF_Handler.ashx?t=m&id=1860&name=K-8+Breakfast+Menu
    Fall 2014 Chancellor's Parent Conference Series

    Fall 2014 Chancellor's Parent Conference Series

    All conferences to be held at:
    Tweed Court House
    52 Chambers Street
    New York, NY 10007

    Time: 8:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.

    Saturday, November 1, 2014
    Elementary School Parents|Register here.

    Free Adult English classes begin today Saturday November 1, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon.
    Please Register today!
    Classes are for adults only and they are free.
    Lunch Menu
    You can view the planned school lunch menu by clicking on the link.
    Please allow for changes and substitutions.

    Verrazano Narrows Bridge Closings

    Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Closed for TSC NYC Marathon Sun., Nov. 2  

    Upper Level closures begin Sat., Nov. 1 at 11 PM
    The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge will be closed to all vehicular traffic on Sunday, Nov. 2 between 7 a.m. and approximately 3 p.m.
    for the TSC New York City Marathon. Motorists traveling to Brooklyn or Staten Island via the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge must use alternate routes.
    In addition, on Saturday, Nov. 1 the upper level of the bridge will be closed to traffic in both directions beginning at 11 p.m. to allow for roadway preparation. Vehicles containing hazardous materials will not be permitted to cross the bridge in either direction once that closure takes place.

    The Bay Street and Lily Pond Avenue exits in Staten Island will close at 3 a.m. on Sun., Nov. 2 and reopen at around
    3 p.m.  
    Motorists can call the Verrazano-Narrows Marathon Traffic Hotline at 718 556-8010 to hear information about the closures.


    Today, 11/1/2014
    High: 52 Low: 41
    Rain likely
    80% chance of precipitation.
    Tomorrow, 11/2/2014
    High: 52 Low: 36
    4% chance of precipitation.


    Shout out to all of our students, friends, and families who joined us at the
     2014 Ragamuffin Parade. 
    We had a blast!

    Click on the picture to see more photos from Movie Night at P.S. 176!

    Congratulations to Mrs. Hearn on taking 2nd place in the Prader Willi Syndrome 5k Run.  Your P.S. 176 family is extremely proud and appreciative that you were able to represent our school in such a big way.
    A big shout out to all the staff members for their generous support. 
    Way to go!

    A special thanks to the American Occupational Therapy Association for coming to P.S.176 for National School Backpack Awareness Day!
    Click on the picture to see more photos from Backpack Awareness Day

    Social Media

    Please adhere to the Social Media Guideline at all times. Any post that does not meet these guidelines will be deleted. 

    Parent Announcements

    Parents please download the file to view the chancellors letter on recent ebola updates.
    School Community Ebola[1].pdf
    2014-2015 Parent Handbook- Everything you want to know about P.S. 176
    Parent Handbook 2014-2015 x.pdf
    Check out our school calendar for all the upcoming events!!!

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    Missed one of our recent announcements?

    Take a look inside of our new Announcement Archive 
     Inside you can see past news and posts that you might have missed.

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